Battle of the barns
Animal welfare groups can claim a victory over egg producers with the phase-out of battery cages, but a new fight is brewing.
Video captures Labour summer camp party
Footage obtained by Newsroom shows Young Labour supporters drinking and partying at the summer camp now plagued by sexual assault allegations.
Law firm vs law firm
Russell McVeagh and Duncan Cotterill are offering conflicting accounts of the hiring process of a lawyer accused of sexual assault.
Why wasn’t the Law Society told?
Russell McVeagh should have reported the allegations of serious sexual assaults to the Law Society at the earliest opportunity.
Wellington’s worst-kept secret
It’s been the Wellington legal fraternity’s worst-kept secret. Here’s what we know about the Russell McVeagh allegations so far.
Lawyers intervened to protect clerk
A further incident has come to light involving one of the men at the centre of claims of serious sexual assault at Russell McVeagh.
‘Zero tolerance’ flies in face of reality
An ex-Russell McVeagh lawyer with close knowledge of its handling of sexual assault complaints warns of the firm’s carefully worded public responses.
The summer interns and the law firm
Something went badly wrong with the student law clerk programme at national law firm Russell McVeagh in Wellington over a recent summer.